Hubballi: The Kasabapet police have arrested three accused in connection with an attempt to rape case. The accused, Altaf Hussain, Malik, and Mubarak, all residents of Hubballi, allegedly tried to rape a woman on Tuesday.
According to the police, they have arrested the accused, and they will be presented before the court. The victim was going to a factory for work located in Udayam Nagar, and the accused held her by pouncing on her from behind. They took her to an open place, and when she tried to escape, they allegedly assaulted her and threatened her with a knife if she did not listen to them. The victim started screaming, and the factory workers and locals rushed to the spot after hearing the shouting. The accused fled from the scene, fearing that they may be caught.
The police said the victim was unknown to the accused. But they did not confirm whether the accused were keeping an eye on her or watching her. More details on this incident are likely to be revealed by the police as soon as possible.